Stoneware jug

Description
This jug was probably made by William Lundy and Nathan Church, Jr. at Israel Seymour’s Troy, New York pottery. The potters achieved the distinctive decoration on this piece by using both cobalt and manganese oxides to fill in the incised floral motif.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1819-1824
maker
Lundy, William
Church, Jr., Nathan
place made
United States: New York, Troy
Physical Description
ceramic, stoneware, coarse (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 40.3 cm; 15 7/8 in
ID Number
1979.0577.08
accession number
1979.0577
catalog number
1979.05077.008
Credit Line
Preston R. Bassett
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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